Stoicism versus Jordan Peterson

On the Stoic Philosophy of Anger

Donald J. Robertson
Jan 2, 2020 · 24 min read

I run a large Stoicism discussion forum and write books about Stoic philosophy. Periodically, we tend to get posts from people who think Jordan Peterson is a Stoic.

In a sense, that’s surprising. As far as I’m aware, Peterson’s never once mentioned Stoicism and there’s no hint in his talks or writings that he’s ever even read the…